In addition to helping my patients with their immediate problems, I believe preventing further progression of foot problems can lead to a better quality of life.
Board Certified Podiatrist
Originally from Taiwan, Dr. Wika Gomez emigrated to the United States at the age of 12 with her family. She maintains a close connection with her place of birth and still speaks both Mandarin and Taiwanese fluently. Today she is proud to call the city of Chicago her home, and she loves the rich, diverse culture the city offers.
Dr. Gomez graduated from the William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science with her Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine. She completed her residency at Hines VA/Loyola and Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Gomez is on staff at Advocate Illinois Masonic and participates in the training of podiatry residents. She is also board certified in foot surgery with American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Dr. Gomez joined Weil Foot & Ankle Institute in 2016 and is proud to offer its collective resources and advanced care to her existing and future patients.
Aside from loving the practice of podiatry and helping her patients, Dr. Gomez has a fondness for the visual arts and dance. Her bachelor’s was in painting, and has experience as a fitness dance instructor.
The William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaigne
Elderly care, pediatrics
Orthotics, diabetic wound care
Illinois Podiatric Medical Association
American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
ACFAS-certified, foot surgery